From a Distance

From a Distance

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by Peggy Webb
     
 

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One woman, two brothers, and the man whose dark obsession threatens to destroy them all…

Ruth Bellalfontaine fled her home and married a man she didn’t love to escape the stunning betrayal of the woman who should have loved her best and the clutches of the man who will stop at nothing to possess her. Deep in the jungles of Africa, she immerses… See more details below

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One woman, two brothers, and the man whose dark obsession threatens to destroy them all…

Ruth Bellalfontaine fled her home and married a man she didn’t love to escape the stunning betrayal of the woman who should have loved her best and the clutches of the man who will stop at nothing to possess her. Deep in the jungles of Africa, she immerses herself in the work of her new husband’s family, the study of the mountain gorilla. But will distance be enough to keep her safe? In a country where survival depends on animal instinct, can she forge a future with Malone Corday, even as all her instincts pull her toward his brother?

Brett Corday gave up his eye for his brother. What is he willing to sacrifice for his brother’s wife? Carrying the weight of his brother, the reputation of the Corday Foundation and his love for a forbidden woman on his shoulders, Brett seeks peace by holding up in his compound doing language studies with the orphaned gorilla, Cee Cee. But a devil’s bargain with his brother, a stunning betrayal, and a bloodbath in the Virungas forces him to examine everything he’d held to be true. Follow Ruth and Brett on a stunning journey through the dark continent to the savage beauty of a place that can break your heart and then put it back together.

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Editorial Reviews

Romantic Times
“FROM A DISTANCE is an emotionally charged novel that plumbs the darkness of obsession and the joys of redeeming love. Powerful and unforgettable reading.”
- I’ll Take Romance
“Peggy Webb has penned a superb tale of betrayal and obsession with characters so real they seem to jump from the pages. From A Distance is an emotional ride you don’t want to miss.”
- The Time Machine
“From sultry Mississippi to the mist-shrouded Virungas mountains in Central Africa, Peggy Webb weaves an emotional tale.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014357371
Publisher:
Peggy Webb
Publication date:
05/30/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
871,057
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

In a career that spans 26 years, the Mississippi author has written more almost 70 books. Writing as Peggy Webb, she pens romance and the popular comedic Southern Cousins Mystery Series, starring Elvis, the basset hound who thinks he’s the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll reincarnated. Writing as Anna Michaels, she pens literary fiction. She has been on the bestseller list numerous times and has won many awards, including a Romantic Times Pioneer Award for creating the sub-genre of romantic comedy. Several of her romances have been optioned for film.

She is happy to bring her romance classics (originally published as Loveswept and Fanfare) back to readers as E-books.

Follow the author on her websites: www.peggywebb.com and www.annamichaels.net and on Facebook as both Peggy Webb and Anna Michaels.

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